Yotam Ben Horin(Useless ID/Fat Wreck Chords)
After meeting when they both performed at the Tune In Tel Aviv International Music Festival Shira and Yotam Ben-Horin are partnering on this March 2019 acoustic US tour. Playing SXSW then together touring all the way up the east coast finishing in NYC.
Yotam Ben Horin is mostly known as the singer/bass player and key writer in Israeli punk band Useless ID (Fat Wreck Chords) in the past 3 years Yotam decided to drop everything and find a home on the road, constantly touring and experiencing life differently has lead him to be in constant motion and drive his songwriting ability even further resulting in 3 solo albums, the last one being a One Week Record produced by Joey Cape.
Has Shared stages with: Joey Cape, Jim Adkins (Jimmy Eat World) Frank Turner, Laura Jane Grace, Less than Jake, Chad Price, Kevin Seconds, The Ataris, Scott Reynolds, Joe Mcmahon, Zach Quinn (PEARS), Forest Pooky, James Alex (Beach Slang), Teenage Bottlerocket
" ...Shira, possessed of a winning voice and an enigmatically expressive smile...."...beguiling voice..."- The New York Times
NY based international performer and songwriter, Shira, was born in Rochester, NY to Israeli parents and split her time growing up between Israel and the States. She's been performing all over with world in various productions ranging from musical theater to her original indie folk acoustic music.
Most recently she released her music video Am I Beautiful following her friend's battle with stage 3 breast cancer. After the video went mini viral Shira embarked on a mini North Eastern tour with her music partner and producer, former music director and guitarist of the pop band Blondie, Paul Carbonara, who also produced her recent debut album, Till the Sun Comes.